The story of Valentine's Day

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Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers,
Pub. Date:
c1999.
Edition:
Newly illustrated ed.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
IL: LG - BL: 5.8 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
950L
Description
Will you be my valentine?

Everybody knows what Valentine's Day means: Red and pink hearts, flowers and chocolates, and cards and letters with sweet sayings written on them. But why? Who was St. Valentine, anyway?

Here is a close look at one of our oldest and most mysterious holidays. The ancient legends behind the celebration are revealed - including how Valentine's Day evolved over the centuries and who wrote the very first valentine. With vivid illustrations by Susan Estelle Kwas and a delicious cookie recipe, this book is the sweetest valentine of them all.

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ISBN:
9780060278847
9780060278830
9780064436267
Reading Level:
LG
Level 5.8, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
950L
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Grouping Title story of valentine s day
Grouping Author bulla clyde robert
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2019-01-16 23:17:11PM
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subject_facet Holidays -- Juvenile literature, Valentine's Day -- Juvenile literature
title_display The story of Valentine's Day
title_full The story of Valentine's Day / by Clyde Robert Bulla ; illustrated by Susan Estelle Kwas
title_short The story of Valentine's Day
topic_facet Holidays, Valentine's Day